Chandos Anthem no. 4: O sing unto the Lord a new song
Language: English 
Sonata

Soprano and Chorus
 O sing unto the Lord a new song! O sing unto
 the Lord all the whole earth. (Psalm 96, 1)

Chorus
 Declare his honour unto the heathen, and his
 wonders unto all the people. For the Lord is
 great, and cannot worthily be praised. He is
 more to be fear'd than all Gods. (Psalm 96, 3-4)

Tenor
 The waves of the sea rage horribly, but yet the
 Lord who dwells on high is mightier. (Psalm 93, 4)

Soprano and Tenor. Duet
 O worship the Lord in the beauty of holiness. (Psalm 96, 9)

Chorus
 Let the whole earth stand in awe of him. (Psalm 96, 9)

Chorus
 Let the heav'ns rejoice, and let the earth be
 glad, let the sea make a noise and all that
 therein is. (Psalm 96, 11)

Authorship

Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)


Researcher for this text: Guy Laffaille [Guest Editor]

This text was added to the website: 2010-02-21
Line count: 20
Word count: 135